If you love horses and bluegrass music, you have come to the right place. If you don't like horses or bluegrass music you have come to the right place. Lexington, Kentucky is like that and that is why it's known as "The Athens of the West." No matter what your preferences, Lexington can meet them. You have opportunities for fine dining, recreation, great fishing and plenty of cultural activities to keep you entertained. Find cheap tickets to Lexington and book your Lexington flights now for maximum savings!
Hotels close to Blue Grass Airport (LEX) will range from the luxury to the average in amenities. You can expect comfortable accommodations no matter what your budget happens to be or when you fly into Lexington. Getting around the city is simple and getting to your hotel is as easy as hailing a taxi or renting a car from one of the car rental companies conveniently located within the airport. If you would prefer a shuttle bus, several hotels offer them and you can find the courtesy phone with a direct line to the hotel located behind the baggage claim. The public transportation is great in Lexington, but this is a sprawling Midwestern city, so you will probably want a car to make getting around a little easier.
For history buffs, Lexington is a must-see location! While you are here, be sure to pay a visit to the Lexington History Center. This was the Fayette County Courthouse before it was converted into a beautiful museum of the area. The Festival of Bluegrass, the oldest Bluegrass music festival in Kentucky, happens every year in June and attracts visitors from around the world. Travelocity can help you save on the cost of airfare on flights to Lexington and by helping you to plan your adventure with Lexington vacation packages that can save you up to $537 on your trip. That should more than cover your expenses when attending the Festival of Bluegrass!